By Shannon Culver July is for relaxing. We don’t care what the workweek says, weekends are all yours. That is, if you happen to be lucky enough not to be attending 17 weddings this summer. So while spending your days...
Though there never seems to be enough time in our crazy young professional lives to catch an episode of House of Cards, let alone read a book, we really should. With the lazy, hazy days of summer fast approaching, here are some books that should be on your list for beach, dock, park or coffee shop reading
If you think this summer seems like a good time to finally check out that Life of Pi book everybody was so excited about a few years ago, we suggest saving yourself some time and just putting a sign on your forehead that says THIS IS THE FIRST BOOK I’VE READ IN 10 YEARS. If you want to look smart while you get smart, picking up one of these must-reads is the only way to do it.
Not just a go-to spot for our literary inclinations, Indigo/Chapters has been steadily building its carefully curated collection of items and accessories for the home and closet over the past several years. Here's what you should have on your radar this spring/summer
Chris Parsons is a graphic designer, illustrator and entrepreneur who discovered that owning his own business has allowed him to engage in a wide variety of projects, both personal and business-related. One of his latest ventures has even earned praise from Margaret Atwood herself. These are some of the pages that have inspired his journey
Nat Abraham is the President of Distribution at Breakthrough Entertainment, with more than 19 years of experience in the acquisition and distribution of television programming. And that's just the tip of the iceberg. These are the pages that have inspired his career path
Kirk co-founded Wave, considered by TechCrunch as one of Canada's best startups, in November 2010. As CEO he’s led the company to milestones including more than 1.5 million users, venture funding from top VCs in Silicon Valley, Boston and Toronto, and a team of 70 team members in four cities. These are some of the pages that have inspired him
Avi Federgreen’s nearly 20 years of experience in the Canadian film industry feature many highlights, from music videos to TV series to full-length feature films. These are some of the pages that have inspired him along the way
Two years ago Anne Sorrenti left her job of 10 years working for a Toronto MP to become the Executive Chef of Morgans, a new restaurant on a stretch of the Danforth populated by methadone clinics and dive bars, along with one of the most supportive neighbourhoods in Toronto. These are the pages that have inspired her career path
Avez-vous déjà remarqué la bibliothèque de quelqu’un la première fois où vous êtes entré chez lui? Si c'est le cas, les chances sont que vous ayez appris une chose ou deux sur lui pendant que vous lorgniez du coin de l’œil sa collection de livres. Une collection de livres (ou son absence) peut révéler beaucoup de choses sur les intérêts de quelqu'un, ses passions, son désir d'apprendre et de grandir